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ERIC Number: EJ445072
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Using Problem Fields as a Method of Change.
Pehkonen, Erkki
Mathematics Educator, v3 n1 p3-6 Win 1992
Discusses the rationale and use of problem fields which are sets of related and/or connected open-ended problem-solving tasks within mathematics instruction. Polygons with matchsticks and the number triangle are two examples of problem fields presented along with variations in conditions that promote other matchstick puzzles. (11 references) (JJK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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